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Specialized Roubaix Comp 2018 Road Bike

£3,100.00

When you’re rolling smoother, you’re rolling faster. Regardless of if you’re on the cobbles of Northern France or the chip and seal of your hometown, you’ll benefit immensely from the Roubaix Comp.

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When you’re rolling smoother, you’re rolling faster. Regardless of if you’re on the cobbles of Northern France or the chip and seal of your hometown, you’ll benefit immensely from the Roubaix Comp. The super-light frame has been constructed from FACT 10r carbon fibre. Its stiffness levels are also off the charts, and compared to the SL4 iteration of yesteryear, you’ll experience a whole new, faster, and more efficient geometry. Through some engineering sorcery, however, we’ve managed to keep the same fit, feel, and position that we’ve all come to love from the SL4, and kept it consistent throughout the size-range due to our Rider-First Engineered™ construction.

Future Shock is essentially a piston in the head tube with 20mm of travel. We developed this technology in partnership with McLaren Applied Technologies, and the result of this are a host of drastic performance improvements, namely in the vertical compliance department. Without giving a physics lecture, we found that focusing on vertical compliance, instead of fork splay, meant that we could improve smoothness, speed, and comfort in one fell swoop. And of all the bikes that we’ve tested with our Rolling Efficiency Model, the new Roubaix outperforms anything on the market. Lastly, we spec’d it with awesome components, like Ultegra 8000 11-speed mechanical shifting, 8020 hydraulic disc brakes, and ultra-tough Roval SLX 24 wheels that have been cased in our Turbo Pro 28mm tires.

Key Features

  • FACT 10r carbon Frame
  • FACT carbon Fork
  • Shimano Ultegra 22 Speed Drivetrain
  • Shimano Ultegra Hydraulic disc brakes
  • Turbo Pro 700 x 28c Tyres
Frame
Specialized FACT 10r carbon, Endurance Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, 12x142mm thru-axle, Future Shock suspension, 20mm of travel, flat disc mounts
Fork
Specialized FACT carbon, 12x100mm thru-axle
Front Derailleur
Shimano Ultegra 8000, braze-on
Rear Derailleur
Shimano Ultegra 8000, long cage, 11-speed
Number of Gears
22
Shifters
Shimano Ultegra 8020, hydraulic disc
Chain set
Praxis Zayante, 6061 alloy chainrings, alloy bolts 50/34T
Cassette
Shimano 105, 11-speed, 11-32t
Chain
KMC X11EL, 11-speed w/ Missing Link™
Pedals
Supplied
Brakeset
Shimano Ultegra 8020, hydraulic disc
Handlebars
Specialized Comp Hover Bar, 6061 alloy, 70x125mm w/ Di2 hole
Stem
Specialized, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise
Bar Tape
S-Wrap w/ Sticky gel
Wheelset
Roval SLX 24 Disc, sealed cartridge hubs, DT Swiss Competition spokes, 24h
Tyres
Turbo Pro, 60 TPI, folding bead, BlackBelt protection, 700x28mm
Saddle
Body Geometry Phenom Comp, Adaptive Edge design, Hollow Cr-Mo rails, 143mm
Seatpost
Specialized CG-R, FACT carbon, single-bolt, 27.2mm

Additional Information

Frame size

46, 49, 52, 54, 56, 58, 61